LLM Program

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LLM Program
Duration1 Year
LevelMasters Program
  • University of Pennsylvania’s Law School offers a one year graduate degree in Legal Studies which is designed primarily for lawyers trained outside the United States
  • Students gain real world US legal experience through the LLM Public Service Program
  • Students also participate in four clinical programs focusing on Entrepreneurship, Intellectual Property and Technology, International Human Rights and Immigration, and Mediation
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees4658796 INR
Hostel & Meals920187 INR
Insurance252385 INR
Transportation70603 INR
General Fee243157 INR
Personal Expenses142525 INR
Books146480 INR
Clinical Fee44530 INR
Application fee6225 INR
Technology Fee78220 INR
LLM Summer Program201410 INR
University & Law School Fees331045 INR
Total2436767 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants to the LLM program must already hold a law degree or expect to receive one prior to matriculation
ExamsTOEFL: 100
with a least 23 in each section
with at least 7 in each section
Additional info
  • The personal statement should be no more than two typed pages
    • Applicants must address their specific reasons for pursuing a graduate law degree in the U.S. and at Penn Law in particular
    • They may also explain why their background would make them a good candidate for Penn Law’s program and include their post-graduation plans
  • Four Letters of recommendations: 
    • The letters may be addressed to the Graduate Programs Admission Committee but should be submitted directly to LSAC
    • The application will be considered complete and will be reviewed after the University receives the first two letters
  • Résumé/cv 
  • ELP Scores
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